American Electoral Politics: The Past 100 Years

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  • click on a state (either on the map or in the dropdown menu below) and scroll down to see state details
  • click the buttons to the right of the map for story mode

2012 Election



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State Views: Alabama, 2012

Alabama's Vote in National Context

Alabama Voter Eligibility (1980+)

USA Voter Eligibility (1980+)

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Political Party Trends: Alabama

Voter Turnout: Alabama

Median Household Income: Alabama